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October 02, 2022

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DougM

Lunch sounded tasty and I'm glad you got to spend time with YD... your mind seems a little more at ease. :^) Um, I think you guys took our late Pittsburgh summer. It's been 2 weeks since we've had real sun or temps higher than the mid-50s, SO UNLIKE Southwestern PA this time of year!

Catalyst

Our Arizona Cardinals pulled out an unlikely victory today so everyone here and in the Great Northwest is happy. Including Seahawks fans!

DrumMajor Linda in Kansas

Glad you got to spend some time with YD! The meal looks tasty. Lovely family photo. You're happy and even Mari is happy! I didn't notice any break in your posts. Linda in Kansas

Kathy

Glad Typepad has resolved its problems. I want to go to that British place! We used to have a spot like that here; sadly, it is long gone.

Arkansas Patti

So glad you had a good lunch with YD and got to taste British food. Wish they had something like that here.
Congrats to the Mariners. I thought of you when I heard the news. Keep it going.

AC

While you are romping about in short sleeves, we had our first frost last night. We’ll have to see if it killed our petunia pots last night. It seems early, but not unprecedented.

Susan

Sharing a meal with YD and knowing she is okay is comforting. Brits have some very nice delicacies and your British restaurant sounds like a gem. Wedding photos bring back great family memories. Everybody looks fantastic. Mari is definitely in her happy place. Is she purring?

Ed

I have always thought of writing some sort of fail safe post that announces my death that would eventually publish if I didn't change the date. But I never do because I'm worried I would forget to move the date back and it would publish as some inopportune point.

Jenni Elyse

I hate when my blog has issues. It's so stressful. I'm always worried I'm going to lose something. I'm glad the issues with Typepad didn't last too long or result in any damage to your blog.

That British restaurant or cafe sounds amazing. I'd love to taste some much of their cuisine, especially Sticky Toffee Pudding. :D I'm glad you had a good time with your daughter and that she invited you and was open with you, even if it wasn't what you wanted to hear.

Ally Bean

Blogging is a way of life after a certain point in time. I know you'd not disappear without an explanation. I'm the same way. I like the photo of your brother's wedding. The girls look lovely in their dresses. Glad this post made it through the system eventually.

Wendy

I was gone so long again that I didn't know your blog was gone for a bit. haha!
Mari looks so happy to be spoiled again, or still :-)
That restaurant sounds and looks delightful. Your food looks amazing! So happy you got
to go meet up with YD and catch up again with her.

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